Directions

 

New Castle County

 
Open field in Beaver Valley
Beaver Valley

NPS

Beaver Valley
GPS Coordinates

From I-95 north and south
  • Exit at US-202 N/Concord Pike.
  • Turn left onto SR-92.
  • SR-92 turns left on Ramsey Road.
  • Follow SR-92 to Adams Dam Road.
  • Turn left on Adams Dam Road.
  • Brandywine Creek State Park will be on your left.
 
Fort Christina Monument.
The monument at Fort Christina.

NPS

Fort Christina
GPS Coordinates
39.738224, -75.537993

 
Old Swedes Church
Old Swedes Church.

NPS

Old Swedes Church
Address

Heading North from Newark, DE and Baltimore
  • Take I-95 North towards Wilmington.
  • Exit at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
  • Turn right onto Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard; continue on this road for 1 mile.
  • After passing in front of the AMTRAK station, continue straight to stop light, continue straight onto Front Street. (Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard becomes Front Street after crossing over Walnut Street)
  • Continue on Front Street, which turns into Church at the bend in the road.
  • Continue on Church Street, at stop light cross over 4th Street, continue straight on Church Street.
  • Parking for Old Swedes Church will be on the right in cobblestone parking light.
Heading South from Philadelphia
  • Take I-95 South towards Wilmington, DE.
  • Exit at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
  • Once off the interstate, go straight to first stop light.
  • Turn left onto Fourth Street; continue on 4th Street for about 1 mile.
  • Turn left onto Church Street.
  • Continue on Church Street for @ 1½ blocks, parking for Old Swedes Church will be on the right in cobblestone parking light.
Visit Old Swedes Church website for more information.

 
New Castle Court House
New Castle Court House.

NPS

New Castle Court House Museum
Address

From New York, Philadelphia and north
  • From I-95 S, take exit 5A.
  • Follow SR-141 east to SR-273.
  • Turn left on SR 273.
  • Turn slight right onto Delaware Street.
  • 211 Delaware Street is on the left.
From Washington D.C and south
  • Take I-95.
  • Leave I-95 at Exit 5.
  • Turn right onto SR-141.
  • Follow SR-141 to SR-273.
  • Turn left on SR-273.
  • Turn slight right onto Delaware Street.
  • 211 Delaware Street is on the left.
For more information visit New Castle Court House Museum's website.
 


 

Kent County

 
Open green space in the center of several row homes.
West Side of the Green

NPS

The Green, Dover
GPS Coordinates

From New York, Philadelphia and north
  • From I-95 S, take SR-1 S.
  • Take exit 98 for SR-8 (toward Downtown Dover/Little Creek).
  • Turn right onto N Little Creek Rd (SR-8).
  • Turn left onto S State St.
  • The Green is ahead.
From Washington D.C and west
  • Take US-50 E.
  • Take US-301 N toward Wilmington.
  • Turn right onto MD-302/Barclay Rd.
  • MD-302/Barclay Rd becomes Arthursville Rd/SR-11.
  • Turn right onto SR-44/Main Street.
  • Turn left onto SR-8/Halltown Rd.
  • Turn right onto S State Street.
  • The Green is ahead.

For information, please visit First State Heritage Park's website.
 
John Dickinson Plantation
John Dickinson Plantation.

NPS

John Dickinson Plantation
Address
340 Kitts Hummock Road, Dover, DE 19901

The Plantation is located southeast of the Dover Air Force Base on Kitts Hummock Road (County Road 68). Kitts Hummock Road intersects with the northbound side of Delaware Route 9, one-half mile northeast of the intersection of Route 9 and US Route 113.

For more information visit John Dickinson Plantation's website.

 


 

Sussex County

 
Ryves Holt House
Ryves Holt House.

NPS

Ryves Holt House
Address:
211 Mulberry St, Lewes, DE 19958

The Ryves Holt House is located at the corner of Mulberry & Second streets.

For more information visit Ryves Holt House's website.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

New Castle Court House Museum
211 Delaware Street

New Castle, DE 19720

Phone:

(302) 544-6363

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